When will your smartphone receive an update on Android 12?

When will my smartphone get updated on Android 12? You may be slowly but surely starting to ask this question. Updates on Android 12 are already in full swing. So, at least in the case of the larger smartphone manufacturers. Most of them have already managed to update their flagships. Other models may already be in the beta testing process. In this article, we will summarize when you can probably expect the update to arrive on the latest Android 12 operating system. We drew information from the Android Central web portal.

Google Pixel

Google Pixel 6 | Source: Miroslav Schwamberg

Assuming you do not own the old first-generation Google Pixel or Google Pixel 2, you can install the latest Android 12 on your smartphone. We are sure that you have received notification of the availability of the update much earlier. You can download and install the update on these Pixels:

  • Google Pixel 3
  • Google Pixel 3 XL
  • Google Pixel 3a
  • Google Pixel 3a XL
  • Google Pixel 4
  • Google Pixel 4 XL
  • Google Pixel 4a
  • Google Pixel 4a 5G
  • Google Pixel 5
  • Google Pixel 5a
  • Google Pixel 6
  • Google Pixel 6 Pro


Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Zdroj: Miroslav Schwamberg

The South Korean giant Samsung is known for its exemplary support. If we do not take into account directly from Google, then we dare to say that Samsung phones are leading in terms of software updates. Security patches also arrive on time for older devices, and major upgrades have minimal flagship models compared to the competition among the first. An update for Android 12 is now available for these devices:

  • Samsung Galaxy S21
  • Samsung Galaxy S21+
  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3

Android 12 on other Samsung smartphones will arrive later this year. The update schedule is as follows:

January 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Fold 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
  • Samsung Galaxy S20+
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+

February 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy A52 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy S20
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 (5G)
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10e
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+

March 2022

April 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy A51 (5G)
  • Samsung Galaxy A71 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 FE 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

May 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 3
  • Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy A32 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 (2020)

June 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro

July 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy A21
  • Samsung Galaxy A12
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 5

August 2022

  • Samsung Galaxy A02s
  • Samsung Galaxy A01
  • Samsung Galaxy A11

Other devices that are sometimes likely to get Android 12:

  • Samsung Galaxy A72
  • Samsung Galaxy A22
  • Samsung Galaxy A02
  • Samsung Galaxy A41
  • Samsung Galaxy A03s
  • Samsung Galaxy M62
  • Samsung Galaxy M42
  • Samsung Galaxy M32
  • Samsung Galaxy M12
  • Samsung Galaxy M02s
  • Samsung Galaxy M02
  • Samsung Galaxy M51
  • Samsung Galaxy M31s
  • Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime
  • Samsung Galaxy M21s
  • Samsung Galaxy M21
  • Samsung Galaxy M11
  • Samsung Galaxy M01s
  • Samsung Galaxy M01
  • Samsung Galaxy F62
  • Samsung Galaxy F52 5G
  • Samsung Galaxy F22
  • Samsung Galaxy F12
  • Samsung Galaxy F02s
  • Samsung Galaxy F41
  • Samsung Galaxy Quantum 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Jump
  • Samsung Galaxy A Quantum


Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE
Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE | Source: Tomáš Kanálik

MIUI 12.5 is a user extension from Xiaomi, running on Android 11. It was a great combination that satisfied many users. So it will be interesting to see if MIUI 13 with Android 12 is at least as successful. The first Xiaomi models with Android 12 is the Xiaomi 12 series, which has already come to market with it. The Chinese giant has decided to test the Android 12 without a superstructure on the Xiaomi Mi 11 model line, including the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra phone.

Android 12 with MIUI 13 will get in the first quarter of the current year on these smartphones:

  • Xiaomi Mi 11
  • Xiaomi Mi 11i
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro
  • Xiaomi Pad 5
  • Redmi 10
  • Redmi 10 Prime
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite NE
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE
  • Redmi Note 8 2021
  • Xiaomi 11T
  • Xiaomi 11T Pro
  • Redmi Note 10
  • Redmi Note 10 Pro
  • Redmi Note Pro Max
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G
  • Redmi Note 10 I

We expect the following phones to be updated during 2022:

  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
  • Xiaomi Mi 11T
  • Xiaomi Mi 11T Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 4
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold
  • Xiaomi Mi 10
  • Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth
  • Xiaomi Mi 10i
  • Xiaomi Mi 10s
  • Xiaomi Mi 10T
  • Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite
  • Redmi 10
  • Redmi 10 Prime
  • Redmi Note 10 series
  • Redmi Note 9 series
  • Redmi Note 8 2021
  • Redmi K40 series
  • Redmi K30 series
  • Redmi 10X series
  • POCO F2 Pro
  • POCO X3 Pro
  • POCO M3
  • POCO M3 Pro
  • POCO M2 Pro


Once upon a time, the OnePlus brand was known for bringing an update to the latest version of the Android operating system after the American giant Google itself. Now, unfortunately, it is different and OnePlus is one of the most average manufacturers in this regard. The stable version of Android 12 for the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro models was supposed to arrive as early as December, but had to be postponed due to several annoying bugs. However, it should now be officially available to more users.

OnePlus 9 news
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro | Source: Miroslav Schwamberg

Unfortunately, other smartphones of this brand will not be updated so soon. The advent of OxygenOS 12 means a greater resemblance to the ColorOS 12 extension. It is very likely that Android 13 will come up with the implementation of the ColorOS graphical interface and the very popular OxygenOS will disappear.

Later this year, the following phones will receive an update on Android 12:

  • OnePlus 7
  • OnePlus 7 Pro
  • OnePlus 7 Pro 5G
  • One Plus 7T
  • OnePlus 7T Pro
  • OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition
  • One Plus 7T
  • OnePlus 8
  • OnePlus 8 Pro
  • OnePlus 8T
  • OnePlus 9
  • OnePlus 9 Pro
  • OnePlus 9R
  • OnePlus North
  • OnePlus Nord CE
  • OnePlus Nord 2
  • OnePlus Nord N200


OPPO Reno 5Z back
OPPO Reno5 Z 5G | Source: Zdenka Smalecová

OPPO has experienced the arrival of more western markets, including ours. Android 12 already has several models together with the user extension ColorOS 12. These are OPPO Find X3 Pro smartphones, but also OPPO Find X3, OPPO Find X2 and OPPO Reno 6. However, models from 2019, 2020 or 2021 will also receive an update. The list of updated devices is therefore really long.

During January, the update will also reach the following devices:

  • OPPO Find X3
  • OPPO Find X3 Pro
  • OPPO Find X3 Neo
  • OPPO Find X3 Lite
  • OPPO Find X2
  • OPPO Find X2 Pro
  • OPPO Find X2 Neo
  • OPPO Find X2 Lite
  • OPPO Reno 6
  • OPPO Reno 6 Pro
  • OPPO Reno 6 Pro +
  • OPPO Reno 6Z
  • OPPO Reno 5
  • OPPO Reno 5 Pro
  • OPPO Reno 5 Pro +
  • OPPO Reno 5 Lite
  • OPPO Reno 5K
  • OPPO Reno 5F
  • OPPO Reno 4
  • OPPO Reno 4 Pro
  • OPPO Reno 4F
  • OPPO Reno 4Z
  • OPPO Reno 4 Lite
  • OPPO Reno 4 SE
  • OPPO Reno 3
  • OPPO Reno 3 Pro
  • OPPO A95
  • OPPO A94
  • OPPO A93
  • OPPO A93s
  • OPPO A74
  • OPPO A73
  • OPPO A72
  • OPPO A55
  • OPPO A54
  • OPPO A53
  • OPPO A53s
  • OPPO A52
  • OPPO A35
  • OPPO A33
  • OPPO A32
  • OPPO A31
  • OPPO A16
  • OPPO A15s
  • OPPO A12s
  • OPPO A12e
  • OPPO K9
  • OPPO K7x
  • OPPO K7
  • OPPO F19 Pro
  • OPPO F19 Pro +
  • OPPO F19
  • OPPO F17 Pro
  • OPPO F17
  • OPPO F15


realme 8 pro
Realme 8 Pro | Source: GSMArena.com

Android 12, together with the Realme UI 3.0 extension, brings some great news to devices. It is definitely worth mentioning the AI ​​Smooth Engine, Fluid Space Design with 3D icons or the improved Always-On display function.

In December 2021, the following models were updated:

  • Realme GT Master Edition
  • Realme GT Neo 2 5G
  • Realme X7 Max
  • realme 8 pro

From January to March 2022, the update will come with the following smartphone:

  • Realme X7 Pro
  • Realme X50 Pro 5G
  • Realme 8 4G
  • really 8i
  • realme 7 pro
  • Realme Narzo 50A
  • Realme Narzo 30
  • Realme C25
  • Realme C25s

During April to June 2022, Android 12 will come to:

  • Realme X7
  • Realme X3
  • Realme K3 SuperZoom
  • Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G
  • Realme Narzo 30 5G
  • realme realme 8s
  • Realme Realme 7 5G


Motorola razr 5G
Motorola razr 5G | Zdroj: Miroslav Schwamberg

Motorola’s smartphone updates are relatively slow and delayed compared to the competition. Smartphones that came out between 2020 and 2021 with Android 10 pre-installed will no longer receive an update on Android 12. Taking this information into account, the update will come to some interesting devices.

Android 12 will receive the following phones in early February 2022:

  • Motorola razr 5G
  • Motorola razr 2020
  • Motorola edge 20
  • Motorola edge 20 pro
  • Motorola edge 20 lite
  • Motorola edge 20 fusion
  • Motorola edge (2021)
  • Motorola edge 5G UW
  • Motorola edge+
  • Motorola one 5G ace
  • Motorola one 5G YOUR ace
  • moto g200 5g
  • Motorola moto g71 5G
  • moto g51 5G
  • moto g41
  • moto g31
  • moto g100
  • moto g60s
  • moto g60
  • moto g50
  • Motorola moto g50 5G
  • Motorola moto g40 fusion
  • moto g30
  • Motorola moto g power (2022)
  • Motorola moto g pure
  • Motorola moto g stylus 5G


Nokia X20
Nokia X20 | Zdroj: Miroslav Schwamberg

From the beginning, Nokia smartphones offered very fast updates. Now, however, the situation has worsened and several models have not yet received key updates. However, the update on Android 12 looks more promising. Although we do not have an official list of updated smartphones, we can assume that Android 12 will see certain phones. He will be pleased that all models coming out this year will have Android pre-installed 12.

At the beginning of January, the following devices started receiving updates:

  • Nokia X20
  • Nokia X10
  • Nokia G50

The following Nokias will most likely receive the update later this year:

  • Nokia XR20
  • Nokia X20
  • Nokia X100
  • Nokia X10
  • Nokia G300
  • Nokia G50
  • Nokia G20
  • Nokia G10
  • Nokia 8.3 5G
  • Nokia 8V 5G YOUR
  • Nokia 5.4
  • Nokia 5.3
  • Nokia 1.3
  • Nokia 2.4
  • Nokia 3.4


Sony Xperia 10 II
Sony Xperia 10 II | Source: Miroslav Schwamberg

The Japanese manufacturer Sony is one of the other manufacturers who have decided not to reveal the list of updated smartphones on the latest Android 12. As Sony adheres to the standard, talking and two major software updates, an update can be expected for about eight models.

These phones are:

  • Sony Xperia 1III
  • Sony Xperia 5III
  • Sony Xperia 10III
  • Sony Xperia Pro
  • Sony Xperia Pro-I
  • Sony Xperia 1 II
  • Sony Xperia 5 II
  • Sony Xperia 10 II


LG Velvet farby
LG Velvet Zdroj: LG.com

The LG mobile division left us in 2021. However, this does not mean that support for existing facilities has ended. The LG Wing and LG Velvet phones even have the promised update to Android 13. The first three mentioned will get the update sooner than the other mentioned models.

The following LG smartphones will be updated on Android 12 around April 2022:

  • LG Wing
  • LG Velvet
  • LG V50S
  • LG V50
  • LG G8
  • LG Q31
  • LG Q52
  • LG Q92

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